Hereditary Breast Cancer Testing Almost Always Covered 100%
Did you know that one of the few helpful benefits of Obamacare is that Hereditary Cancer or BRCA Testing Screening is now almost always covered 100% by your insurance if you meet a few simple criteria? Take this quiz, print out the results, and if you meet the criteria, come visit Tara Kraf. Tara is our Women’s Health nurse practitioner and she will help you collect your entire family history to ensure this previously expensive test is completely covered by your insurance. The more detailed the cancer history, with dates of diagnosis, that you bring to your visit, the higher the likelihood of 100% reimbursement.
Myriad Genetics which is the original company to develop BRCA testing. They will draw your blood in the office, then verify your exact benefits before running the test. This is a win-win situation. In addition, Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Syndrome (HBOC) is linked strongly to colon cancer (Lynch Syndrome).
We recently detected in a patient with only a family history of ovarian cancer a gene for Familial Adenomatous Polyposis. This results in a 99% chance of colon cancer at an extremely young age. Discovering this and taking proactive steps will save this woman’s life.
You owe it to yourself and to your family to get this simple blood test. Schedule your appointment ASAP.
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